New Delhi: The Indian women's cricket team is scheduled to tour Australia later this year. The team will play its first pink ball test. This will be the first day-night Test of the Women India team. Board of BCCI Secretary Jai Shah said this on Thursday. In the history of women's cricket, only one Test match has been played with a pink ball so far.
Mentions that the Pink Ball Test was played between the Women's team of Australia and England in Sydney in 2017. After which the match was drawn. Giving this information, Jai Shah said that it is part of India's strategy to promote women's cricket. Shah wrote on Twitter, "I am very happy to announce that the Indian women's team will play their first day-night Test with a pink ball in Australia later this year. '
With this, the Indian women's cricket team is scheduled to tour England next month. Team India will play the only Test against England from June 16. The Indian women's team played their last Test match in 2014. The Indian team will then play a three-match ODI and T20 series against England.